I have a tendency to cheer for the underdog. Perhaps it’s one of the side effects of being a Canadian.
I like the storyline of the little guy defying the odds and becoming the star of the show. It never grows old. Sometimes it even works its way into my images.
Good photographs tend to have a focus point but nobody ever said it had to be biggest part. The squirrel in the photo covers a tiny percentage of the overall space but found a perfect spot on the log to grab some attention. At least it sure got mine. The little guy reminded me that sometimes size or the fact that I’m looking at a common creature doesn’t stop me from making a photo I like.
Here’s to the little guys that can still steal the show.